WordPress Announcement & Notification Banner Plugin – Bulletin

Description

WordPress Announcement Banner Plugin

Bulletin is a lightweight plugin that injects announcement banners, sale offers and shop notices into your website.

Here are a few of the typical scenarios when you would use Bulletin:

  • Emergency Announcements: this is especially relevant now in uncertain times with the Corona Virus.
  • Sale offers
  • Countdown to an event
  • Announcing a new section on your website
  • Showing an important notice for logged-in members
  • Cookie notice
  • And much more!

How it works

Watch a quick video of how it works here:

You can check out the sites featured in the video here:

Full Bulletin features

The basic Bulletin plugin allows you to add unlimited bulletins and use markdown and emoji’s!

The Pro version of Bulletin comes packed with features:

Buttons & Call to actions
Add a button with link or trigger JS event

Custom icons and google fonts
Make it your own using cool icons and stylish google fonts.

Add multiple messages in one
Rotate through or let them run in marquee style.

Advanced placement options
Show a bulletin only on selected pages on your site. Or only for logged-in users.

Add a countdown
Live countdown and ability to expire the bulletin

WordPress Network support
Specify a bulletin to show on all your sub-sites

Show bulletin by section
Specify for which sections a bulletin should show (or not show!)

Show bulletin by user
Only show for logged-in users (or via cookie value)

Allow to dismiss
Show a close icon and determine the hide duration

Advanced CSS
Ability to add your own CSS with each bulletin (handy for those pesky fixed headers)

Credits

This plugin is created by Rock Solid Digital.

Roadmap

We have more exciting features planned for Bulletin, among which:

  • show bulletins based on automatic events
  • REST API support
  • Custom button styles and animations
  • Animated icons
  • More display options

Screenshots

  • Bulletin Add New / Edit - Free options
  • Bulletin Header Example on Hotel Website
  • Bulletin Fixed Footer Example on Woocommerce Shop
  • Bulletin PRO appearance options
  • Bulletin PRO call to action options
  • Bulletin PRO placement options
  • Bulletin PRO advanced options
  • Bulletin PRO WP Network options

Installation

  1. Install Bulletin either via the WordPress.org plugin repository or by uploading the files to your server.
  2. Add a new bulletin by adding a simple message, colors, display type and a few other options
  3. Preview the bulletin on your Website
  4. If all looks good, publish and you’re done!
  5. For much more advanced options, why not checkout our Pro version! Head over to bulletin.rocks for more info and pricing.

FAQ

For who is Bulletin intended?

Bulletin is perfect for business owners, bloggers, Woocommerce shop owners, developers, photographers, and basically everyone else. If you have a website and you want to make announcements to your users, Bulletin is for you!

Do I need to know how to code to us Bulletin?

Coding skills aren’t needed, however there might be instances where a bulletin conflicts with other UI elements in your theme. In this case you may need a developer to add some custom CSS (which is possible in the PRO version).

Can I see some examples of actual bulletins on a website?

Take a look at our demo sites. 1) Hotel website, 2) Online shop and 3 a blog

How can I get access to all features?

You can get access to more features and priority support by upgrading to our Pro version. Purchasing a Pro license gets you access to the full version of Bulletin, automatic updates and priority support!

Reviews

July 4, 2020
The plugin is really easy to use. It also allows me to customise, well, just for anything that I can think of for a quick banner or an announcement.
June 18, 2020
Very easy and straightforward plugin to add in a modern looking notification for your site!
Read all 3 reviews

Contributors & Developers

“WordPress Announcement & Notification Banner Plugin – Bulletin” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

1.0.4

  • Add ability to use links in bulletins
  • Add basic validation
  • Compatibility fix with Buddypress that aims to solve https://wordpress.org/support/topic/conflict-with-buddypress-12/

1.0.3

  • Activation issue fix

1.0.2

  • Added font size setting

1.0.1

  • Small tweaks
  • Added setting for fixed headers

1.0.0

  • First release